Impacting Cities & Communities thru Prayer
A Community of Prayer Champions, Praying Churches, Prayed-for Communities
For some of us, formalized or ritual prayer seems forced - from the lips but not from the heart. But that doesn't have to be the case. Through the centuries, and even in the Old Testament, believers have found a special connection with God through predetermined prayers and times of prayer. This tradition goes back at least as far as the morning and…
Added by Andrew R. Wheeler on July 11, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
Worldwide, perhaps the greatest challenge today to Christianity is that of Islam. Some of the challenges are violent, as in the case of Boko Haram, ISIS, Al-Qaeda, and the Taliban. Other challenges are more subtle, through education and legal systems. Islam rivals Christianity in its evangelistic fervor, if not in its motivations.
The month-long Muslim celebration of Ramadan (June 18 - July 17 this year) is a great time to join in concerted prayer for the…
Happy Fourth of July!
This week as we celebrate our independence, God is also calling us to re-examine our foundations. It's easy to see that our nation's foundations are crumbling, in light of the recent Supreme Court decision and the slippery political and economic slopes we are traveling. Is there hope for America as we know it?
I had a dream several nights ago about the Fourth of July. On this day, as a parade marched by waving our flag, I saw military and police…